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Re: r10000 boards

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Subject: Re: r10000 boards
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@Julia.DE>
Date: Thu, 3 Apr 1997 12:36:18 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <199704021249.OAA05639@informatik.uni-koblenz.de> from "Systemkennung Linux" at Apr 2, 97 02:49:34 pm
> > Ok, that's cool.  But then why do computer manufacturers still incorporate
> > cache into today's machines instead of using blazing memory interfaces?
> 
> For i486 machines there was a chipset which in most real world benchmarks was
> outrunning all other machines with or without L2 cache just because of
> a RAM interface with all tricks in the book.  Damn, can't remember it's
> name ...

It's the Shasta chipset from Headland.

The name came back to me when I squeezed X through the compiler last
night.  Client are running now, btw.

  Ralf

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